BONE, Sarah


Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting)

Graduation year


Current position

Business Analyst, Finance , University of Ballarat


University of Ballarat

What are some of your career highlights?

  • Working at UB is a highlight!  There are a number of staff who studied at UB, and are now working here
  • Coordinating consolidation of annual accounts for Australia's 2nd largest Uni (University of Queensland)

Describe the most enjoyable and challenging aspects of your job

  • I enjoy the variety of jobs I am given and the changing environment
  • I love working with a great group of people

What are your strongest memories while you were studying at the University of Ballarat?

  • The friendships formed with my fellow students over the years
  • The small class sizes
  • Great support from teaching staff and fellow students

Do you have any advice about life after study to pass on to current students?

  • It's really important to continually challenge yourself - and look for opportunities to build on your skills
  • Never doubt your abilities
  • Always take opportunities that present themselves

News - December 2011

UB Alumni member Sarah Bone participated in the International Triathlon Union Age Group World Championships in Beijing from 7-11 September 2011. 

Sarah was selected among the 200 strong Australian contingent for the International Triathlon Union event in the 25-29 year age group over the Olympic distance.  Olympic distance triathlon consists of a 1.5km swim, 40km bike ride and 10km run.